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Short plays, one act plays & full length play scripts for licencing – including festival winners, competition winners and brand new drama titles. Here you will find quality plays – original drama scripts for stage productions by playwright Bev Clark.
You are probably reading this because you are looking for a new play to produce for your drama group. Whether you are an Am-Dram, a youth theatre, a school or a company with an interest in performing new writing we hope one of our drama titles will appeal to you.
We specialise in short-plays and one-act-plays with full length plays, award winning plays and brand new playscripts also available.
New titles will be added here each month.
You can peruse the play script on a read only page and then if you wish to purchase either by download or ordering a hard copy you can do that directly here on the site. Each script will include a character list, a synopsis and short prop lists. Some play scripts will have soundtracks, soundscapes or songs which are optional extras.
We will carry some musicals but we mainly promote plays; comedies and dramas for both adult and youth, many of which are suitable for festivals. Some of these drama titles have already been performed and won awards on the drama festival circuit. .
There are many online publishers who carry hundreds of titles but because we are a small and dedicated team with years of experience in theatre production, our playwright Bev Clark can work one-to-one with our clients, giving them advice and follow-up support when they produce their play. We can promote your performances on our facebook and twitter as well .
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The Ghost Crib
Set in Yorkshire in 1760s The Hornby family have a terrible secret they have kept for eighteen years. Their daughter Susannah is haunted by the sound of a baby and they fear she is possessed.
A young stranger, arrives who carries a terrible scar – it seems for the family are about to be robbed and murdered by a highwayman.
Suddenly, a ghostly apparition returns – has it come to claim or save someone?
After The Dream
A modern sequel to A Midsummer Night’s Dream written for RSC Open stages and described as “When Ayckbourn meets Shakespeare”. 20 years later, Helen and Dee celebrate their anniversary with old friends but when three strangers arrive a spell is reversed and a new magic begins. Laughs, tears and music all the way in this award winning comedy play script
The Black Eyes – One Act Plays for youth
one act plays category winner – drama playwriting competition 2015 Roister Doister publications – Playwriting For Young People. During the 1990s an urban myth spread across America going global on the internet. An ensemble piece in the genre of teen horror. Young people will engage with this physical, rhythmical exciting piece of theatre.
one act comedy drama play script, a play for two adult female actors – S.P.A.C.E could stand for serenity, peace, air, calm, ease – what we need to totally relax and find some tranquillity but… CRAZY is a woman lost in chaos. Her other half, SANITY tries to help her but she can be rather bossy and uncaring. Can these two women ever come together in harmony?
When The Dark Sea Cries
A family drama set in a fictitious Somerset village in 1850s. Whilst the men risk their lives the women wait on the shore but is it providence when a stranger arrives? A one-act tragedy drama for seven females (aged 15-70s) and one male, one boy. for community theatre, am-dram groups or professional theatre companies
One act drama – Time and Place: England 2006. The Watson’s house and The local War memorial.
The Somme 1916. A trench and battlefield . Iraq 1991. A deserted village. Short info: A drama about fathers and sons set against a backdrop of war with a supernatural twist. This play could be performed in schools by senior boys as well as theatre groups.
Running Out Of Time
We are all running out of time. One family find themselves off the beaten track in a remote idyll in the West Country where it seems time has stood still. A strange legend, an egg timer and an old record hold a secret but why has the grandfather clock stopped? They have all been on a journey – but to where?
Sometimes… to get where you’re going you just have to stand still. a one act comedy drama by Bev Clark.
A Life Unspoken
Brenda is a woman who made nothing of her life. Using flashbacks we learn that she has been a prisoner of circumstance. She has kept a secret for forty years. She took the only option she could and chose security over love. Her strict mother never supported her and husband Henry never fulfilled her. Ideal for festivals.
A One Act Play by Bev Clark – published at LazyBees Publications.
A one-act play for 2 females. Sandra is doing her Christmas shopping. She is loaded with bags and waiting for the bus. Exhausted and stressed she faints on the bench and when she wakes an old bag-lady is leaning over her. Convinced she is being robbed Sandra turns on her but then realises the scruffy woman was trying to help.
When a gang of incompetent petty thieves try to go into Identity Fraud one of them stumbles across an opportunity to find fortune and fame. Passing himself off as a best- selling novelist, Denny soon has to face all the consequences. This riotous comedy has eccentric characters, lots of mayhem and laugh out load moments in its fast moving plot. a one act comedy playscript by Bev Clark.
Spanning from 1918 -1999 – The story of a family throughout a century seen through the eyes of the children of each generation. The location is always the same place: An old dead oak tree which eventually shows signs of life again. a one act historical drama for youth theatre – Jessie’s Tree by Bev Clark